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FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 file photograph, the closing Revel Casino Hotel, right, is seen next to the already closed Showboat Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. When the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, closed, it was the most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling. On Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, a bankruptcy court auction for Revel is scheduled to resume. An auction that began a week earlier was suspended due to the Rosh Hashanah holiday. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
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French President Francois Hollande, left, walks in the lobby of the Elysee Palace, followed by Prime Minister Manuel Valls, on their way to a special defense meeting, on the country's mission against the Islamic State group, with defense minister Jean-Yves le Drian, in Paris, Wednesday Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)
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APNewsBreak: Iowa rejects calls to reinstate coachAPNewsBreak: Iowa says it won't reinstate women's field hockey coach, investigate bias claim
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FILE - In this April 1, 2013 file photo, TV personality Joy Behar arrives at the "Lucky Guy" Opening Night in New York. Behar will star in a solo theater show “Me, My Mouth and I” at the Cherry Lane Theatre this fall. Previews begin Nov. 6 with an opening set for Nov. 23. (Photo by Dario Cantatore/Invision/AP, File)
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Smoke rises over a residential neighborhood near the airport after shelling in the town of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. Rebels in eastern Ukraine appear to be successfully closing in on the government-held airport of Donetsk, a strategic victory for the pro-Russian separatists that further undermines a shaky cease-fire in the region. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Ukraine rebels close in on Donetsk airportUkraine rebels close in on strategic Donetsk airport; at least 9 killed in shelling
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This product image provided by PepsiCo Inc. shows the company's new product, Pepsi True. PepsiCo Inc. says Pepsi True will have 30 percent fewer calories than the regular version and be made with a mix of sugar and stevia, a natural sweetener with no calories. (AP Photo/PepsiCo)
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  • Priest facing sex tourism charges

    A 69-year-old priest from the Altoona-Johnstown Catholic Diocese is in custody facing federal charges that he engaged in illicit sexual conduct with children in Honduras and for possession of child pornography. The attorney for the Rev. Altoona Mirror, Fri, Sep 26 2014 @ 12:37 AM
  • In rural Pennsylvania, heroin easier to get than wine

    Young people in rural Pennsylvania can buy heroin more easily than a bottle of wine and getting high with the opiate can be cheaper than buying a six pack of beer, according to an investigative report released on Tuesday . Overdose deaths have climbed steadily since 1990, when drug deaths in rural areas of the state were at one per 100,000 population. Las Vegas Review Journal, Thu, Sep 25 2014 @ 12:37 AM
  • Cop charged for shooting grandpa dead; Pa. newborn shot in hunting mishap; 'Jekyll Hyde' Pa. priest jailed in sex case: Daily Buzz

    A 68-year-old black great-grandfather was shot to death after a slow-speed chase as he parked in his own driveway, AP wrote. The shooting was by a 25-year-old white police officer identified as North Augusta Public Safety Officer Justin Craven. PennLive.com, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 12:11 PM
  • Pa. Catholic priest accused of 'sex tourism' with kids to remain jailed: 'Jekyll & Hyde'

    The words uttered in court by a U.S. magistrate judge about a Catholic priest in Johnstown, Pa., known for his charity but no charged with traveling to Honduras for sex with children during missionary trips were chilling: "What you're describing is Jekyll and Hyde, Father Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," Judge Keith Pesto said, before noting he can't let "Jekyll go free and detain Mr. Hyde." PennLive.com, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 07:49 AM
  • Pennsylvania priest held on sex tourism charges

    A western Pennsylvania priest accused of traveling to Honduras to engage in sex with children while promoting missionary work with the poor there has been arrested by federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials. The Rev. The York Daily Record, Thu, Sep 25 2014 @ 05:24 PM
  • 4 arrested in death of man found in burned car

    Police say four people are in custody in the death of a man whose body was found in a burned-out car in in south-central Pennsylvania last week. The Tribune-Democrat reports that police in Bedford County have identified the victim as 36-year-old James Deneen Jr. of Hyndman. ABC 27, Sat, Sep 27 2014 @ 03:00 AM
  • Corbett Signs Legislation, Approves Recommendations to Combat PA's Heroin and Opioid Crisis

    Gov. Tom Corbett was joined yesterday by Senator Dominic Pileggi on the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown campus to sign into law life-saving legislation that will help to reverse heroin overdoses in Pennsylvania. At the event, Corbett also approved recommendations from a working group established in May that will improve the state's response to the growing heroin and opoid addiction and overdose crisis. GantDaily.com, Wed, Oct 1 2014 @ 05:45 AM
  • Corbett acts to reduce overdose deaths

    Gov. Corbett signed legislation Tuesday that is intended to reduce drug overdose deaths - Pennsylvania's rate is seventh highest in the nation, and rising - by increasing the likelihood that police will be asked to help and will be able to administer lifesaving medication. Nearly 2,300 Pennsylvania deaths were caused by drug overdoses in 2011, many of them due to opioids such as heroin purchased on the street, and pills like OxyContin or Vicodin that may have started as legitimate painkiller prescriptions. Philly.com, Wed, Oct 1 2014 @ 12:35 AM
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